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Cari Newman

About Cari Newman Parent Coach

Cari works with parents and caregivers to pinpoint challenges, articulate goals, and develop strategies and an action plan for creating a more inclusive, joyful family life. She recognizes that every child, every family, and every situation is unique and requires a personalized approach.

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Bio

Cari worked as a classroom teacher for 26 years, spanning 1st to 6th grades. She has also been an organizational and family systems consultant for over 17 years. Cari received her BA from Emory and a Master’s in Teaching from Simmons College in Boston. She holds certifications in special education, early childhood, middle grades and is certified as an Orton-Gillingham instructor.

Cari works with parents and caregivers to pinpoint challenges, articulate goals, and develop strategies and an action plan for creating a more inclusive, joyful family life. She recognizes that every child, every family, and every situation is unique and requires a personalized approach. Cari guides families to identify and lovingly disrupt patterns that are not working.

Without judgment, shame, or blame, Cari is particularly adept at helping families navigate challenges facing families. They depend on her to guide them, especially when the path is not smooth. Cari provides enough reinforcement, strength, and hope that they can imagine a way forward.

Additional Information
Email
Office Hours
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (by appointment)
Location
Dunwoody Office
Insurance
None
Designations
Parents in all stages of parenthood(preparing to parent to parenting adult children)
Specialties
Parenting, family systems, behavior challenges, LGBTQ+ family support
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